A joiner who has a passion for art has opened his first exhibition - in a Carlisle pub.
As a youngster Colin Beck gave up art, because his father told him to get a trade.
He became a joiner but took up his hobby again about seven years ago.
Speaking to ITV Border, Colin explained that his paintings are simply the expression of his thoughts and feelings.
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It was created by Annirose Ansbro, and marks the build up to Scotland's premier arts festival in May.
It's been produced by Carlisle MENCAP, and is being funded by the cabinet office.
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